Shirley J. Hymon-Parker


DepartmentAgricultural Extension



OfficeWebb Hall
Room: 111

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Shirley J. Hymon-Parker


Other: Gerontology, University of Maryland, 2000

Ph D: Administration and Supervison, University of Maryland , 1993

MS: Design and Environmental Analysis, Cornell University, 1981

BS: Clothing and Textiles, North Carolina Central University, 1979

Research Interests

Undergraduate research Childhood obesity intervention measures Rural entrepreneurship

Recent Publications

Collins, Nina  Hymon-Parker, Shirley  Mitstifer, Dorothy  Nelson Goff, Briana  (2010).  Perceptions of the Value of Undergraduate Research: A Pilot Qualitative Study of Human Sciences Graduates.  (3,  38,  pp. 303-316).  Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal.